By Randy Miller, HireVeterans.com
International Game Technology (IGT) is the foremost supplier of gaming machines and gaming monitoring systems in the world. IGT has established strong and lasting business associations with all of its customers around the globe. IGT provides video and slot games for many applications, including traditional casino environments, Native American gaming, riverboats, and lottery environments. IGT has developed this diversity of product and expertise during our 20+ years in the industry.
As a company, IGT offers the expertise, maturity, and capabilities required of a high-technology gaming equipment vendor. IGT has corporate headquarters and production facilities in Reno, Nevada, totaling approximately one million square feet. The company also has numerous sales, service offices and distribution contacts worldwide.
IGT employees meet the highest standards of job performance and professional ethics. With a total of approximately 4,600 employees worldwide, the company has several well-defined procedures and standards for its hiring practices that are used by its recruitment professionals around the world.
7 out of every 10 games in the US are IGT machines. Why is this?… Customers buy the games that will generate profits for them. They look for the “hot games” and IGT leads the way in creating exciting and rewarding machines. How is this achieved? Great people make hot games. We select, not hire, the people that design and develop hot games, that build and ship the games and the support people that reinforce our market leadership. What gives IGT the competitive advantage is our organizational capacity … the people and teamwork.
IGT promotes responsible gaming to our employees, our customers and the public at large. In addition, IGT is the only gaming equipment manufacturer in the world to have a full-time position dedicated to responsible gaming.
At International Game Technology, IGT believes their greatest competitive advantage is their people and IGT welcomes the many dimensions of diversity to IGT.
IGT is committed to creating a positive work environment where everyone has opportunities to fully participate in achieving business success and is valued for their distinctive skills, experiences and perspectives they bring to the workplace.
Their inclusive culture fosters creativity, quality, innovation and respect. These characteristics are among the reasons why IGT is the world’s leading manufacturer of gaming devices and systems.
Leadership begins with role modeling. IGT models their commitment in the areas of diversity by providing tools and resources within an open, positive work environment and beyond by:
Developing awareness of these beliefs among all of employees, particularly supervisors and managers, through multiple training and development learning events.
Fulfilling the commitment found in their mission statement, “IGT is committed to providing our employees with a stable and rewarding work environment, the opportunity to grow to the extent of their talents, and the opportunity to share in the success of the Company which they make possible.”
Maintaining an active dialogue with a wide variety of organizations to assure that people with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to join our Company.
The strength of IGT is its people. Everyone wins and we all become stronger when we honor and value other genders, races, age groups, cultures, and abilities, and view differences as opportunities, not barriers.
IGT has offices all around the world, including several locations throughout the United States. Offices are located in the following states: Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, South Dakota, and West Virginia.
Following are geographic summaries for their two largest locations: Reno, NV and Las Vegas, NV.
With the Sierra Nevada mountains on one side and high desert on the other, Reno provides a beautiful setting for IGT’s corporate headquarters. Lake Tahoe, an hour’s drive away, has the largest concentration of ski resorts in the country. Reno/Tahoe is also a recreational paradise for hunting, fishing, boating, hiking, waterskiing and camping. IGT, Nevada’s largest manufacturer, is one of the best-known and most respected businesses in the city.
To find out more, click here, www.reno.com or to access information through the Reno Chamber of Commerce.
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas is known around the globe – including some pretty remote outposts – for bright lights and high times. For more than a decade, the city has also been at the heart of the nation’s fastest growing metropolitan area, luring new residents with a reasonable cost of living, world-class attractions and a Sunbelt climate. IGT’s national sales and marketing center is located in Las Vegas and the company maintains a significant presence worthy of the world’s gaming capital.
IGT believes their employees are our most sustainable competitive advantage. The truth is that great games, technological innovations, financial strength, and our superior marketing capabilities go nowhere unless somebody forms a team to act on them. This belief in people and teamwork causes IGT to take seriously the selection process. IGT looks for talented people.IGT searches for people that can work in a team environment, who demonstrate a passion for their work and who can contribute to our continuing success. In return, IGT offers a wonderful benefits program, shares our profits with employees and offers challenging work.
IGT continuously needs quality people who strive for excellence. Their company is more than just gaming devices and progressive systems, it’s a company powered by professionals with a diverse set of skills and experience such as:
- Administrative Support/Clerical
- Casino Services
- Human Resources
- Information Services
- and more…
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IGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer